Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 4 weeks prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

We need 25% deposit in order to book and secure a reservation with us. This deposit is only refundable when we are given 30 days notice prior to the arrival date. Otherwise the 25% deposit is non-refundable when given notice for cancelling within the 30 days of your reservation.

Additional Terms and Conditions

You will need government picture ID and over 19 years old. There is a $10 key deposit for each set of keys (each person must have their own keys).

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

Explore a big city from an intimate base at the Cambie Hostel-Seymour! Our central downtown location is close to ESL schools, travel agents, popular attractions, entertainment centers and transportation!!!

Comfort, convenience & security at the biggest little hostel you'll ever stay at!

Every morning of your stay you can go to the legendary Cambie Bar in Gastown to get $5 off a seriously tasty cooked breakfast.

Facilties include: self-serve kitchen with a seating area, a computer corner for you to check out what's happening in Vancouver and keep in touch with friends from back home, a laundry room with washers and dryers, luggage storage for your gear, a common area with cable TV, and last but not least, the chill room: home of our furry friendly Cambie cat! She'll cheer you up if you're feeling homesick or lonely and is always up for meeting new people to play with.

Downstairs we've got live sports via satellite, fabulous food, and Happy Hour specials downstairs at Malone's Social Lounge & Tap House where you can party it up! There's also Chihuahuas Mexican Grill if you're in the mood for tacos and tequila!

Bookings of 2 or more persons made in dormitory rooms are NOT guaranteed to be in the same room at the time of check in. To guarantee that guests traveling together stay in the same room, you may wish to consider booking a 2-bed Private room.

We require 24 hours for cancellation. The total of the first night's stay will be charged to the credit card of any guest who does not arrive on the reserved day of check-in and has not cancelled in time.

There is a minimum charge of 2 nights for those arriving on the 30th or 31st of December.

Rates are subject to change without notice.
16 % taxes not included in rates.

****We are unable to check in guests under the age of 19 or people residing in the Lower Mainland of Vancouver (ie. locals. Canadian guests are required to show proof of address.)**** View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.0

  • Security 9.0

  • Location 9.5

  • Staff 8.9

  • Atmosphere 7.5

  • Cleanliness 7.7

  • Facilities 7.3

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    12 Oct 2019
    It was my second time staying at The Cambie - Seymour and I highly recommend this hostel for it's clean, cozy and comfortable rooms and it's friendly, helpful staff!
    Canada, Male, 41+
  • 9.7


    05 Nov 2019
    Make sure you get a receipt for your damage when you check out
    Canada, Male, 41+
  • 9.7


    29 Oct 2019
    Great stay, I liked that their was only 1 bunk bed per room.
    Scotland, Male, 25-30
  • 9.4


    01 Dec 2019
    Great hostel. Super staff. When I complained about my worn out mattress they immediately put me in another room. When the room was too cold they brought me a heater. Wonderful caring service and instant problem solving. I like this hostel a lot!
    Canada, Male, 41+
  • 9.4


    26 Oct 2019
    Good place to stay in Vancouver - very easy to get to and from the airport.
    USA, Mixed Group, 25-30
  • 9.1


    29 Sep 2019
    Good facilities and great location. So close to the train station which takes you straight to the airport.
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 8.9


    19 Nov 2019
    The location is prime! It is within walking distance to lots of restaurants, bars, night-clubs, cafes, coffee shops, the convention center. I was in Vancouver for a conference, and the hostel worked out well. Despite the hostel being above a bar and restaurant, it was actually really quiet. The bed was comfortable. The only complaint I have is that the common areas are too small. Other than that, it was a great experience. The staff was friendly and attentive.
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 8.6


    09 Nov 2019
    The location was great and room was good, the only complaint I have is it’s directly above a bar and they BLARE the music at night, I think it finally quoted down around 2 am. Thankfully I can sleep through pretty much anything but if you’re a light sleeper bring ear plugs or checkout another place
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 2.3


    07 Nov 2019
    They have a pet cat and the whole hostel stinks like cat food. Rude staff, no free breakfast and showers are not very private, not real good don’t rate it
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 2.0


    25 Oct 2019
    The hostel is in a very bad area of town (near E Hastings). My bunk mate stole from me and there is a loud pub downstairs. Would not recommend.
    Scotland, Male, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Jobs Board
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Internet café
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Mini-Supermarket
  • Restaurant
  • Nightclub
  • Wi-Fi